State and National Professional Organizations

New Mexico Adult Education and Literacy Organizations

NM Higher Education Department - Adult Education Division - provides funding, support, and oversight of adult education and literacy programs in New Mexico.  High School Equivalency Testing is also under this division.

New Mexico Adult Education Association – statewide professional organization that strengthens the statewide adult education community including students, practitioners, and interested supporters through advocacy, leadership, communication, collaboration, and mentoring.

New Mexico Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages - is the state affiliate of the TESOL International Association. “NMTESOL envisions bringing together and supporting English language educators throughout New Mexico, strengthening instruction for English language learners at all levels, and providing leadership and advocacy for both.” 

International Adult Education and Literacy Organizations


International Literacy Association

World Literacy Foundation